We are a Roman Catholic community within the Archdiocese of Newark of richly diverse cultures and ethnic backgrounds. We are Disciples of Christ fed by the Word and Eucharist in an evolving community. We seek to live the mission of Christ: serving the Lord by serving one another through our living faith, commitment of resources and energy of the Holy Spirit.


  • During these snowy winter months, please use good judgement about traveling to church for Mass in stormy weather!
  • BUSINESS OWNERS – Advertise in our bulletin!  Thank you to all our advertisers!  To join the sponsors on our bulletin, call Mary Hoffman at 860-836-8486.
  • PARISH OFFICE HOURS:  Monday – Saturday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM  973-992-9490

Special Events

  • Tony Melendez Performs at St. Raphael’s on March 5 at 4 PM – Come hear this talented guitarist who plays using his feet!
  • A Morning of Reflection to kick off Lent – Saturday March 4 after the 8 AM Mass.   Presented by Father Lito and sponsored by the Women of Grace
  • Help St. Joseph Grammar School, Jersey City, earn $20,000 for the school.  They need to collect 20,000 Box Tops for Education coupons by the end of the year.    Put your donated coupons in the labeled box in the vestibule!  Click here for a list of products that carry the coupons, or pick up a list next to the donation box.

We Are Living Stones Capital Campaign

For additional upcoming events and special mass times, please see the bulletin by clicking here.